VCT Lecture Series Presents: Erica Hanna

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Vladimir Cruz | Editor-in-Chief
On November 17, 2016, Erica Hanna came to visit Century College. Hanna is a 6-time Emmy award winner, creative producer and Editor. She coined the term “Preditor” because of her producer and editor experience. Erica Hanna started in a Mason City TV Station.  She eventually moved to […]

Venezuela’s Ghost of Christmas Past

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Chaudary Maria | Contributing Writer
A special season once a year occurs that almost everyone enjoys, Christmas. My childhood Christmas was always ideal, the one that all kids would like to have; full of traditional food, homemade desserts, gifts, and happy faces. When I was a child I used to think […]

Century Students Stand with Standing Rock

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Vladimir Cruz | Editor-in-Chief
The media has recently started covering more and more of the North Dakota pipeline on the Standing Rock Sioux Reservation. However, it is anything but recent.
Gail Ablow, producer for Moyers & Company, explains that “protests began last January after North Dakota approved the pipeline project.”
Lorraine Chow, a […]

Dealing With Stress

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Kaitlynn Uremovich | Staff Writer
Symptoms of Stress
Some people experience a few of these. Some may only experience one, while others might experience every single one of these symptoms. Everyone experiences stress in their own way, so be aware of what is normal for your body and pay attention to uncomfortable […]

Be Proud and Everything Will Be Fine

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Ker Moua | Lead Copy Editor
On November 9th, fellow Century students, staff, friends, family, and neighbors woke up to a new reality. The Century College Veteran’s Resource Center held an event in celebration of Veteran’s Day on November 11th. So let us give a proud salute to our fellow veterans […]

Giving Thanks to Century

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Tirzah Joy | Writer & Photographer
 
Based off of quotes from students who volunteered what they were thankful to Century for.
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“Welcome to Century!” our first introduction
remains as an echo of our very first Welcome Day.
We are the studious, attending all your classes,
compiled of different faces coming together,
learning how to get along […]

Red Flag Campaign

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Elizabeth Johnson | Staff Writer
In response to the much publicized epidemic of sexual assault on college campuses, Century launched the Red Flag Campaign to introduce a bystander intervention strategy for students to address and prevent sexual assault, dating violence, and stalking.
Red flags were placed around entrances on both the east […]

My Journey from Century to the University of Minnesota

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Adam Jenson | Contributing Writer
Century College is an exceptional institution to begin almost any academic career. There are numerous advantages as well as a few minor disadvantages to starting a degree at a community college and transferring to a university to finish the degree.
I would like to explain my journey […]

A Wall between Two Neighbors Can Never Stop Migration of Species

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Leonel Mejia | Contributing Writer
Monarch butterflies originates in the United States and they migrate south during the winter season to survive in the warmer weather in southern Mexico. This magnificent insect migrates, unaware of any type of border, by acting instinctively and naturally.
This insect has shown us that migration is […]

Quiz Results Say: Vote on Nov. 8

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Kaitlynn Uremovich | Staff Writer
From Hillary Clinton’s email scandal and her mysterious illness to Donald Trump’s controversial immigration views and contentious statements, this year’s presidential campaign skews on the side of chaos and drama. Most people, especially young adults and college students, have been blinded by these negative events that […]